City Hall This Week on DTV8 (Time Warner Cable channel 8 with a cable box, digital converter or channel 97-5 with a QAM tuner) as well as on AT&T Uverse channel 99.
City's Violent Crime Rate Continues Downward Trend The Durham Police Department's 2013 annual report is offering some encouraging news about violent crime. It shows that Durham's violent crime rate is continuing its downward trend. Police Chief Jose Lopez Sr. presented the report to the City Council on March 6. Find out what he had to say and what the numbers mean.
Southside Revitalization Project Taking Shape More significant progress is continuing to be made on the Southside Revitalization project. A recent update to the City Council explains the current status of both the multi-family units and the single-family units, as well as how the homes will look when they're finished. Community Development Director Reginald J. Johnson shares more information for potential residents.
Durham Residents Express Overall Satisfaction The results of Durham's 2013 resident satisfaction survey show that people who live in Durham are pleased with where they live. According to the survey, 81 percent of residents feel the city is an excellent or good place to live, while 78 percent feel the city is an excellent or good place to work. Find out more about how the City ranked in specific categories.
Road Closure in Monmouth and Glendale Avenue Area until Mid-April Residents who travel regularly around the Monmouth and Glendale Avenue area need to be aware that those roads will be closed until mid-April. An emergency stormwater drainage system replacement project is underway and traffic detours are in place.
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